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The second season of the American procedural drama television series Big Sky, which premiered September 30, 2021 at 10/9c, moving from Tuesdays to Thursdays. It is set to run for 18 episodes. Elwood Reid serves as showrunner.[1]



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No. in season Title Directed by Written by Original air date Prod.
17 1 "Wakey, Wakey" Jeff T. Thomas Elwood Reid September 30, 2021 2DHW01
Cassie is still trying to locate Ronald, as Jenny decides she can operate better by rejoining the county sheriff department and later finds herself catching up with an old friend who is currently undercover in a drug ring. She investigates a truck crash that results in missing drugs and money, while Cassie, Mark, and Jerrie locate the MHP officer who helped Scarlet, only to later find him murdered. Unknown to the detectives, four teens who were at the crash scene took the drugs and money. Meanwhile, Ronald has been chained up and imprisoned by someone who appears to be Legarski's twin brother.
18 2 "Huckleberry" Christina Alexandra Voros Sharon Lee Watson October 7, 2021 2DHW02
Cartel member Ren comes to town with her foot-soldier Donno, looking for the missing drugs and money. She and Donno take a hostage, waitress Tonya, who is unaware that her boyfriend stole the drugs and money before being killed. Bridger decides to report the crime to the police, but backs off when he recognizes Deputy Harvey as the man who shot and killed the thieves. Jenny is called to investigate the truck crash, as Cassie and Mark continue to search for Ronald. It's revealed that Wolf Legarski, Rick's twin, is trying to reform Ronald, and that Scarlet is also on the property. The teens are at odds over what to do with the money, but Max uses some to get her mother's tooth fixed, rousing suspicion in her mom's boyfriend T-Lock. Harper suggests to her friends that she has connections who can help them sell the drugs.
19 3 "You Have to Play Along" Tasha Smith Kyle Long October 14, 2021 2DHW03
The truck victims have been found in a river, and Bridger checks it out after hearing about it on his police scanner. Ren arrives and has a brief conversation with Bridger. At the same time, Tonya briefly escapes from Donno, but he catches her fleeing to a remote diner, and he kills the owner in the melee. Jenny's friend Travis reveals he's heard that a cartel cleaner arrived in town. Cassie and Jerrie arrive at the diner too late. Max tells Harper of T-Lock's suspicions, and suggests they move the drugs and money. Elsewhere, Ronald talks to Scarlet about escaping from Wolf, but Scarlet suggests they just play along for now. Cassie and Jerrie track clues to figure out where Tonya was taken, and their truck pulls up as Ren and Donno wait in the building.
20 4 "Gettin' Right to It" Rob Seidenglanz Mike Flynn October 21, 2021 2DHW04
As Cassie and Jerrie approach, Ren pretends to be someone assigned to the job site, while Donno hides Tonya. Later, Tonya is allowed to escape, so she can go to the detective's office to lie about Deputy Harvey killing the diner owner. Harper and Max prepare to sell the drugs, but stop when Harper gets a call from Harvey, who has taken Bridger hostage. Sheriff Tubb is reluctant to go after Harvey based solely on Tonya's testimony, saying he needs stronger evidence. Jenny and Cassie see signs that a war is brewing between local drug lords and the Vancouver cartel that has come to town. Frustrated with Ronald, Wolf fits him with a choke collar. Max, Harper, and Madison hatch a plan to ensure Harvey doesn't kill them when they return the drugs and money in exchange for Bridger.
21 5 "Mother Nurture" Darren Grant Annakate Chappell November 11, 2021 2DHW05
As they approach the cabin where Harvey is holding Bridger, Jenny and Cassie are shot at by an unknown assailant (Donno). Madison and Harper draw Harvey into the woods where the bags are, giving Max time to release Bridger, but Ren shows up and Bridger recognizes her. When Harvey pulls a gun on Harper, the mysterious man who had been following the teens jumps him, and kills Harvey with his own gun during a tussle. Tonya visits Ren and Donno, saying she can help them launder the cartel's money. Jerrie learns her estranged mother is dying, and makes the painful decision to see her one last time. Wolf feels like he's making progress with Ronald and reveals he's trying to sell a book about the experience. At a bar, Cassie and Jenny see Dietrich and follow him outside. They scuffle with one of Dietrich's crew, and Travis shows up, telling Dietrich the two women are cops.
22 6 "Heart-shaped Charm" Ben Hernandez Bray Ryan O'Nan November 18, 2021 2DHW06
Cassie grows suspicious of Max after noticing her keychain matches one found nearby the crime scene and decides to confront her. Jenny and Travis get together to talk in secret, or so they think, as Smiley's curiosity gets the best of him, and he follows Travis to the meetup. Later, to his dismay, Travis comes face to face with Ren and Donno who are determined to get answers out of him; and Lindor pays Wolf a visit.
23 7 "Little Boxes" Lisa Leone Brian McCauley Johnson December 9, 2021 2DHW07
They discover a gruesome message meant for Dietrich in their search to find Travis, leading them to fear the worst. Elsewhere, Tonya works to gain Donno's trust and Ren's ear, and the kids hope to stay out of sight as they tend to Creary's injuries. Meanwhile, Cassie has an emotional breakthrough and Ronald and Scarlet work to break out.
24 8 "The End Has No End" Jeff T. Thomas Dominique A. Holmes December 16, 2021 2DHW08
Jenny and Cassie trade stories on recent run-ins with Tonya, leading Cassie to confront her about working for Ren. Having left the ranch - and Wolf - behind him, Ronald revels in his newfound freedom, but old habits threaten to derail his plans. Elsewhere, the kids receive advice from an unlikely source, Travis is finally honest with Jenny and, later, Cassie receives devastating news.
25 9 "Trust Issues" Tanya Hamilton Matthew Tinker February 24, 2022 2DHW09
Reeling from the emotional news of Joseph's death, Jenny and Cassie desperately search for answers. After Bridger and Madison receive a threatening call from Ren, Max and Rachel take matters into their own hands, frantically deciding to confide in Jenny about the drugs and money. Elsewhere, Dietrich becomes hellbent on revenge following his discovery of Travis' betrayal; and Wolf and Agatha attempt to protect Phoebe, but thanks to Ronald, all does not go according to plan.
26 10 "Happy Thoughts" Blackhorse Lowe Elwood Reid & Benjy Steinberg March 3, 2022 2DHW10
Ren intervenes with Jenny's plan to bring Jag into custody, while Ronald and Scarlett work together to find safety in a new environment. Then, Cassie and Lindor discover the aftermath at the ranch and reluctantly join forces with a familiar face. Later, Jag and Ren, anxiously awaiting their father's visit, find themselves at odds about how to deal with the problem of Joseph's ranch; but will the pressure of impressing him lead them down a familiar (and dangerous) path?
27 11 "Do No Harm" Nina Lopez-Corrado Annakate Chappell March 10, 2022 2DHW11
Situations turn dire all over town as Jenny races to find a missing Max and Rachel. Cassie and Lindor are forced to accept the help of a badly injured Wolf, and Ronald's injuries begin to get the better of him. Meanwhile, the Bhullar family has finally reunited, but the mysterious arrival of her father has escalated Ren and Jag to a whole new level of sibling rivalry.
28 12 "A Good Boy" Oliver Bokelberg Sharon Lee Watson & Ryan O'Nan March 17, 2022 2DHW12
Determined to save Max and Rachel, Jenny reluctantly partners with T-lock but quickly learns not everyone deserves her trust. Meanwhile, with Cassie and Lindor close on their trail, Scarlett prepares to do whatever it takes to keep her and Ronald safe. Later, realizing their father has not laid all cards on the table, Ren and Jag form an unexpected alliance to uncover the truth.
29 13 "The Shipping News" Darren Grant Kyle Long & Mike Flynn March 24, 2022 2DHW13
The kids may be free from the trouble they caused, but the Bhullars' reign continues as Jenny finds herself frustratingly stuck one step behind their crew's every move and Travis struggles to maintain the balancing act of his two lives. Elsewhere, Cassie reels from her final interaction with Ronald and decides to take some time off; meanwhile, the syndicate bares its teeth at Wolf.
30 14 "Dead Man's Float" Lisa Leone Brian McCauley Johnson & Dominique A. Holmes March 31, 2022 2DHW14
As Jenny urgently attempts to prove the Bhullars are involved in the drug-related death of a teenager, her suspicions about Travis continue to grow, putting their relationship on thin ice. Meanwhile, Veer discloses the real reason behind his visit to Montana, and a surprise visitor resurfaces strong feelings from Lindor's past.
31 15 "The Muffin or the Hammer" Christina Alexandra Voros Sharon Lee Watson & Ryan O'Nan April 7, 2022 2DHW15
With her life on the line, Jenny makes a violent decision that puts a Bhullar target on her back; but as she closes in on the family, Veer questions his children's ability to lead and makes a major personnel decision that will change everything. Meanwhile, a grieving father tears up the town over his son's death; and Cassie returns, ready for a fresh start, considering just how Lindor might factor into it.
32 16 "Keys to the Kingdom" Claudia Yarmy Sharon Lee Watson & Dominique A. Holmes May 5, 2022 2DHW16
Relationships are put to the test all over town as Jenny senses something is off with Travis; Ren and Jag's suspicions of their father and Alicia grow; and Cassie, Jerrie and Lindor find themselves at a crossroads.
33 17 "Family Matters" Loren Yaconelli Kyle Long & Brian McCauley Johnson May 12, 2022 2DHW17
A concerned Jenny searches for Travis while Scarlett, desperate to protect her daughter, Phoebe, makes an unexpected phone call that could change the course of more than one life. Elsewhere, tensions rise at the Bhullar ranch when Jag finds out the truth about his father and Travis' identity is revealed, leading Alicia to advise Veer it may be time to step down.
34 18 "Catch a Few Fish" Jeff T. Thomas Elwood Reid May 19, 2022 2DHW18
In a struggle between head and heart, final resolutions are made as Jenny works to find Travis before he reaches a dangerous point of no return; meanwhile, Ren and Jag find a new familial bond and decide together how to handle their father now that he's crossed a serious line. After receiving a startling surprise from Scarlett, Cassie changes the course of her quest for justice forever. Later, with Tubb out of commission for the time being, a new sheriff comes to town; and after getting fully acquainted with Cassie and Jenny, it seems like he may just stick around for a while.


  • The show was officially renewed for season two on May 4, 2021.


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  1. White, Peter. ‘Big Sky’ Renewed For Season 2 At ABC; Elwood Reid Set As Showrunner. Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved on May 4, 2021.
  2. Ausiello, Michael (July 20, 2021). Big Sky Promotes [Spoiler] to Series Regular Ahead of Season 2.